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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 04' North
Longitude: 172° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.37 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.2"1002.94 miwest0° 11' 14.9"12.88 misouth1003.14 mi
24 hours348° 47' 31.9"773.36 miwest4° 35' 05.2"315.04 misouth836.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaWed 2:24 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 2:24 AM375 km233 miles202 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenWed 2:24 AM812 km505 miles439 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 2:24 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 2:24 AM1573 km977 miles849 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 1:24 AM1631 km1013 miles881 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandWed 2:24 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraWed 1:24 AM2049 km1273 miles1107 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 3:24 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaWed 1:24 AM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmSouth S
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